Dual-Enrolled Admission - Requirements

To be considered for admission as a Dual-Enrolled student, an applicant must:

  • be in good academic standing with their high school
  • be in their junior or senior year, though some exceptions may apply
  • have a 3.5 cumulative, weighted grade-point average (on a 4.0 scale)
  • have one of the following:
    • Old SAT score of 1100 or higher (Math & Critical Reading only)
    • New SAT score of 1170 or higher (Math & Evidence-Based Reading and Writing)
    • ACT Composite of 24 or higher
    • PSAT (see chart below)
  • Test Version

    PSAT prior to 2016

    Scale out of 80

    PSAT 2016 and beyond
    "Test Scores"

    Scale out of 38

    PSAT 2016 and beyond "Total Scores"

    Scale out of 760

    What is Reviewed

    Math & Critical Reading Only

    Math & Reading Only

    Math & Evidence-Based Reading and Writing Only

    What Total Scores are considered for Dual Enrollment

    Total must be 120 or higher

    Total must be 56 or higher

    Total Score must be 1048 or higher

** Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee an applicant will be enrolled in the UNCW course of their choosing. Please follow all instructions on the Enrollment Checklist page to ensure a smooth registration process for UNCW Dual Enrolled courses.**